Clive James Proves That Great Literature Is Not Dead

Clive James Proves That Great Literature Is Not Dead

By Hans Rollman

Clive James’ Latest Readings provide a source of inspiration, wit, and lessons about life and art. 3 Aug 2015 // 7:00 AM

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	American Music Club: Love Songs for Patriots

The climate of this year in music has been like one giant group therapy session. Bands you never thought you’d hear from again suddenly

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8 Oct 2004 // 1:00 AM

The Yes Men (2004)

The Yes Men (sometimes also known as Andy Bichlbaum and Mike Bonanno) engage in prankster-style direct activism, revealing the illogical and hypocritical practices of institutions that habitually 'put profits ahead of everything else'.

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8 Oct 2004 // 1:00 AM

The Take (2004) - PopMatters Film Review
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In our imperfect world, the role of political leaders remains decisive.

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8 Oct 2004 // 1:00 AM

Taxi (2004)

Belle is set up to work against stereotypes: athletic, aggressive, mechanically inclined, she's a black woman NASCAR fan.

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8 Oct 2004 // 1:00 AM

Rick (2003)

Seventeen years after Oliver Stone's Wall Street, suggesting that capitalism is corrosive to the soul is old hat.

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Friday Night Lights (2004)

It's mostly about how football -- in this place, at this time -- overwhelms its adherents, apparently giving them something to live for but also sucking their lives from them.

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7 Oct 2004 // 11:00 PM

	Sweetback: Stage 2

It’s been a big summer for Sade fans. No, Sade herself hasn’t dropped anything since 2002’s Lovers Live (which was a live album,

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7 Oct 2004 // 11:00 PM

Panda Bear: Young Prayer

Panda Bear (née Noah Lennox, one-half of Animal Collective’s genetic makeup) retreats indoors, seeking to trade Sung Tongs’ projectile song-storms for a more reflective catharsis.

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	oRSo: My Dreams Are Back and They Are Better Than Ever

Everyone from die-hard music geeks to casual fans are obsessed with the categorization of the music they love. “I like everything except country” holds down

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	NormanOak: Born a Black Diamond

When the four-track became an affordable recording device, bedroom musicians everywhere started popping up, self-releasing their own rudimentary recordings. The device also served as an

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Mr. Robot: Episode 6 -- "Br4ve-Trave1er.asf

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"When episode six opens to find Elliot in terror and panic, it is soon confirmed that he should be.

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